Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Notification of Suspension of Operations / Request for Silent STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BLSTA - 20091215ABV
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
BACKYARD BROADCASTING ELMIRA LICENSEE, LLC
Mailing Address
4237 SALISBURY ROAD
SUITE 225

City
JACKSONVILLE
State or Country (if foreign address)
FL
Zip Code
32216 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
9046740260
E-Mail Address (if available)
BYBLICENSES@BYBRADIO.COM
FCC Registration No
0013669668
Call Sign
WRCE
Facility ID Number
49446
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
GREGORY L. MASTERS
Firm or Company Name
WILEY REIN LLP
Mailing Address
1776 K STREET NW

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20006 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027197370

E-Mail Address (if available)
GMASTERS@WILEYREIN.COM
3. Purpose:
Notification of Suspension of Operations
Notification of Suspension of Operations and Request for Silent STA
Request for Silent STA
Request to Extend STA         
Resumption of Operations
4 Community of License:
City: WATKINS GLEN     State: NY
5. Reason for going silent:
Technical     Financing     Staffing
Program Source     Other
6.
Please provide a justification for the request
[Exhibit 1]
7.
Date Station has gone / will go silent:     12/14/2009    (mm/dd/yyyy)
8.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application is subject to denial of federal benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 862.
Yes No

I hereby certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith. I acknowledge that all certifications and attached Exhibits are considered material representations.

Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
THOMAS G. ATKINS
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
VICE PRESIDENT/DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
12/15/2009

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Description:
CIRCUMSTANCES REQUIRING SILENT AUTHORITY

WRCE'S TOWER COLLAPSED ON DECEMBER 14, 2009, DURING GUY WIRE REPLACEMENT, TAKING THE STATION OFF THE AIR. THE LICENSEE HEREBY NOTIFIES THE COMMISSION OF THIS OCCURRENCE AND REQUESTS AUTHORITY TO REMAIN SILENT UNTIL RECONSTRUCTION OF THE TOWER IS COMPLETED.

Attachment 1